Bid Farewell To Your Dark Spots With These Five NATURAL Methods!

how to cure dark spots

While getting ready in the morning, you try very hard to conceal your dark spots and blemishes. But no matter how hard you try, you cannot hide your tough dark spots. So you have two options left for you. Either hide your blemishes and dark spots with a good foundation and concealer or cure your blemishes naturally with these five ingredients. The choice is yours. This article is for you if you lie in the second category. So stick to the very end to know the natural ways to cure your blemishes and dark spots. Here is the scoop on the top 5 natural ways to dull your scars and dark spots. Enjoy! 

ways to cure dark spots

#5 Potatoes 

Do you know that the potatoes that fulfill your food cravings with French fries, the same ingredient, can cure your blemishes too? Yes, you read that right. Potatoes contain bleaching properties that take care of your blemishes and dark spots. However, potatoes also have one bonus ingredient for us: catecholase. For the unversed, catecholase is an enzyme present in potatoes that makes your skin healthy. You can apply potato as a thick paste or squeeze it to make a juice; it completely depends on you. 

#4 Lemon Juice 

When life gives you a lemon, squeeze it and cure your blemishes and dark spots. Enriched with Vitamin C, lemon works magically on your skin and the pigmentation around your face. In addition, the antiseptic properties present in the lemon attacks the bacteria and infections on your skin. Applying lemon juice is a big NO. Instead, mix it with some water, and then apply it to your face. Ta-Da! Your blemishes are gone forever. 

#3 Aloe Vera

aloe vera for dark spots

How can we miss this natural ingredient that is your skin’s best friend? Most of you have planted this wonderful ingredient in your gardens, but haven’t used it yet. But you will now. Aloe vera dulls not only your dark spots but also hydrates and nourishes your skin. So say goodbye to the dark spots and pigmentation by applying freshly extracted aloe vera to the affected areas.


#2 Honey 

Our next stop is honey. Our list would be incomplete without the mention of honey. Just some drops of honey would solve all your skin problems. For instance, applying this natural ingredient topically on your skin would dampen your dark spot and fight the bacteria that causes acne and pimples. And there is nothing that would best work for your blemishes if you mix honey and some drops of lemon juice. 

#1 Baking Soda 

baking soda for dark spots

Yes, this might sound a little bit weird to some of you. But, you must be wondering how an ingredient used in baking can cure your blemishes. Do not even think of applying this ingredient directly to your skin. Applying baking soda directly to your face is a way to invite several skin issues such as irritation, dryness, etc. Instead, you can dilute it with some water and then apply it topically on your skin. Enriched with bleaching properties, baking soda reduces the pigmentation of your skin in the form of blemishes or dark spots. In addition, baking soda acts as a best friend to your skin, fighting other skin issues such as acne, blackheads, whiteheads, and dead skin cells. 

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Tarishi Aggarwal
Ph.D. in Dental Science, Tarishi is well known for his works in the health sector. Reach out at [email protected]